Work Placement for Professional Accounting

Course Code: WORK 5501

Academic Year: 2022-2023

Students experience a (minimum) four-week (160 hour) work placement opportunity where they apply the skills and knowledge gained in the program in a practical setting. With the instructor and placement officer's support, students find a suitable organization to host the placement where they have the opportunity to observe and to participate in a variety of professional accounting activities. The foundation for this opportunity is established in the Career Planning for Accounting Practice course. The placement experience prepares students for a career in accounting with practical experience and networking opportunities.